What the COP26 climate conference really accomplished

The U.N. climate summit ended with calls on governments to return next year with tougher pledges to slash greenhouse gas emissions. Nations made new pledges on methane gas pollution, deforestation, coal financing, as well as a completion of long-awaited rules on carbon trading and a notable U.S.-China deal. Climate scientists, legal experts and politicians argue […]

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Rivian shares climb in post-IPO rally

Rivian's stock rose 6% in early morning trading on Tuesday, as demand for shares continued in its post-IPO rally. It's a sign that investors are still bullish on the Tesla rival backed by Amazon and Ford. In this article RIVN Rivian shares continued to rally less than a week after the company went public in […]

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Australia’s climate uncertainty a turn-off for investors: IGCC

Three global investor groups worth more than $US46 trillion ($62 trillion) have labelled Australia one of the least attractive destinations for green investment, alongside Saudi Arabia and Russia. The Investor Group on Climate Change (IGCC), which counts AustralianSuper, AMP and Perpetual as members, has partnered with Asian Investor Group on Climate Change and Ceres to […]

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AGL faces investor climate push ahead of coal demerger

AGL, the nation’s heaviest greenhouse gas emitter, is set to face pressure from shareholders to commit to stronger decarbonisation targets and detail how its demerged businesses will match their spending plans with the goals of the Paris climate agreement. As investors prepare to cast their votes ahead of AGL’s annual general meeting, prominent proxy advisor […]

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